Heather Crellin was rewarded with one month’s rent worth £854 by her letting agent, Belvoir Bedford, via their customer rewards programme.
Propertymark’s Executive Chair, Nicky Heathcote will also lend her skills to The Conveyancing Association, stepping into the role of Non-Executive Chair with immediate effect.
With many agents required to work alone, it is important employers put in place measures to ensure their safety. After the tragic disappearance in 1986 of estate agent, Suzy Lamplugh, the Trust, in her name, provides guidance for workers to reduce the risk of violence and aggression.
Propertymark is continuing to back the National Residential Landlords Association’s (NRLA) in their campaign for the introduction of a Welsh Housing Survey (WHS). Laura Jones MS, Welsh Conservative Shadow Housing Minister, and Mike Hedges MS, Welsh Labour Chair of the Cross Party Group for Housing recently backed the calls by stating that “a Welsh Housing Survey is needed as evidence-based policymaking should be taken as standard.”
The Board of Propertymark has asked Nathan Emerson to assume the role of Interim CEO with immediate effect. Nathan’s appointment will provide great stability for the organisation, its staff and its members and will ensure that the operational delivery of its new and exciting strategy is taken forward.
Nurturing your own and supporting your staff’s mental health is an important part of day-to-day life. Identifying signs, triggers of anxiety and stress then taking appropriate steps to find and provide support will ensure everyone keeps mentally well.
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The Board of Propertymark has accepted the resignation of its CEO, Tim Balcon. Following four months in the role Tim has decided and mutually agreed with the Board, that he will stand down as CEO of Propertymark today, 17 February. This follows a short period of handover to Interim Executive Chair, Nicky Heathcote.
As areas of the nation are set to see more inclement weather, Gallagher, Propertymark's official insurance broking partner, offers practical steps to help agents and their clients reduce the risk of damage to property. Damage caused by the escape of water from frozen pipes and other equipment can be extremely costly in repairs and disruption.
The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) has reported a rise in cases involving fraudulent property conveyancing work and are alerting agents carrying out property conveyancing work on behalf of sellers or buyers that they could be at risk.
Tim Balcon joins Propertymark today, 24 September, as Chief Executive Officer, which is a newly created role, bringing over 20 years’ experience in membership and sector organisations.
The property industry lost a leading figure with the sad news of the passing of popular and longstanding NAEA Propertymark Fellow, Ian Westerling.
Kirsty Finney, co-founder, and Director at Rodgers & Finney in Northern Ireland takes over as the new NAEA Propertymark President from 2 September, succeeding Lauren Scott who had a successful extended term despite these unprecedented times.
In our response to the Flood Insurance review we highlighted that we three main concerns; it's not covering all the properties the Flood Re scheme was designed to include, some high street businesses can't get cover and some landlords won't be able to get a mortgage without the likelihood of cover.
In this assured advice Warwickshire County Council Trading Standards Service provides guidance around how and where you need display your business name.
When accommodation in a house in multiple occupation (HMO) is advertised in anticipation of the necessary planning permission and/or licence being granted before tenants move in, must this fact be disclosed in advertising material?